Matest Penetrometer!

A penetrometer is an instrument for determining the consistency or hardness of a substance by measuring the depth or rate of penetration of a rod or needle driven into it by a known force. Our new penetrometer is basically structured as mod. B056 KIT but has a […]

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New office drives growth for Engineering consultancy on its 50th anniversary

Leicester-based civil engineering consultancy, Nicholls Colton Group, has purchased new premises to support its long-term growth plans with the backing of a £370,000 loan from Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking. Nicholls Colton Group provides material testing and advisory services to the construction industry across the UK and Ireland, […]

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50th Photos

50th Celebratory Event   On Saturday 3rd October, Nicholls Colton Group celebrated 50 Years in business in lavish style at Stapleford Country Park Hotel. 135 staff and their partners, together with specially invited guests from Lloyds Bank, Mazurs accountants, Bray and Bray Solicitors and Champions UK Brand […]

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team build

Extreme Team Building! Geotechnical staff complete the Winter Wolf Run ! The Nicholls Colton Geotechnical team are not afraid of getting their hands dirty and this was demonstrated with 9 members of the office team completing the off–road run at Stamford Hall in Leicestershire. The team actually […]

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Nicholls Colton Group | Team | Geotechnical, Environmental, Site Investigation, Structural, In-situ Testing, MCERTS laboratory Alex Warwick BEng, CEng, MICE, SiLC – Managing Director Alex has 24 years’ experience in geotechnical and geo-environmental investigation and consultancy, and has worked closely with structural engineers throughout his career. A […]

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1964 Current Chairman Alex Warwick born 1965 Roy Nicholls and John Colton form Nicholls Colton and Partners. Rolling Stones ‘I Can’t Get No Satisfaction’ at No. 1 Sir Winston Churchhill diesFirst US combat troops arrive in Vietnam Russian cosmonaut carries out first spacewalk 1966 England win World [...]Read more